SIU Debate Team to Compete at World Championships

SIU Debate Team to Compete at World Championships

CARBONDALE, Ill. — Four students from SIU are set to compete at the World University Debating Championships over winter break. With over 800 debaters representing 90 countries, the tournament is the largest debate competition in the world and represents the most impressive stage for college debating. The international tournament is set for Dec. 28-Jan. 3, and is located in Cape Town, South Africa. After opening the semester with competitions at Wheaton College, Loyola University and UCLA, the Southern Illinois University Carbondale Debate Team will finish the year in dramatic fashion.

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